Hinkley Point nuclear plant to get final approval
20 October 2013 Last updated at 19:10 BST
Britain's first new nuclear power plant for a generation, at Hinkley Point in Somerset, should get the final go-ahead from the government on Monday.
French-owned energy giant EDF is leading the consortium building the plant, with significant financial backing and the plant's design coming from China.
Joe Lynam reports.